When you first started preserving food for winter, what did you choose to put up? How do you know what you will eat come winter? I have been asking myself this a lot lately. Sometimes it is difficult to get in the mindset of what we eat in winter around here. But, I tend to go back to previous meal plans and hope for the best. Right now it is tomato season. We are getting several pounds of … [Read more...] about Preserving food
Archives for August 2011
It seems like all the blogs I read are talking about kids going back to school. I figured that I would jump on the bandwagon! I will let you in on something...my kids are not going back to school...they are too little :-) Technically, Emma could enroll in pre-school this year, but that definitely is not going to happen. I almost had a heart attack sending her to VBS at church for a week, not … [Read more...] about Back to School
Some may be saying, "why did you run and get the camera when your child is clearly on the arm of a couch?!" Well...it is moments like these that I have to remember when I can't figure out why my house isn't clean :-) I have no idea how he got up there, last thing I knew he wasn't able to climb up on the couches...and although Emma is in the picture, she most definitely wasn't in there when he … [Read more...] about I am definitely in for it…
I had a couple others, but for some reason am not able to transfer them from my sd card onto my computer. It was definitely a good week of food! … [Read more...] about My week in pictures
Have you done it? I bet even if you have, you haven't really gotten every. single. thing. put away or blocked. I thought I had done it. I already have one child who has been scooting/walking/getting into things for a couple of years now. Then I had my son. It seems everyday he is able to find some new thing that I have not blocked off. Or the things that I thought I had child proofed, like … [Read more...] about child proofing
We had the most amazing vacation ever! We haven't been on a real vacation since we took Emma to Disney when she was one (highly recommend that by the way!) We had the opportunity to rent a friend's camp on Madawaska Lake in Stockholm Maine...yes...that far up in Maine. I had actually expected to be completely cut off from the rest of the world. Surprisingly, that wasn't the case. The city of … [Read more...] about Amazing Vacation!